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University presidents ask for state investment, pledge no tuition increases

Published: Dec 5th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — In partnership with student government leaders, Florida’s university presidents asked lawmakers Wednesday to invest an additional $118 million into the State University System for the 2013-14 school year. With that kind of investment, they said they would be able to continue providing quality education without raising tuition by “even one penny.”

New test adds to scientists’ understanding of Earth’s history, resources

New test adds to scientists’ understanding of Earth’s history, resources

Published: Dec 5th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A new study co-authored by a University of Florida researcher provides the first direct chronological test of sequence stratigraphy, a powerful tool for exploring Earth’s natural resources.